Planning a visit to St Pancras International with children in tow? Great! St Pancras International has a lot to keep them entertained!
Find our list of things to do with children at St Pancras International below, along with special children’s menus, shops and downloadable colouring-in pictures – you can find it all here!
Kids Eat Free programme
Every half term and school holiday St Pancras International runs its Kids Eat Free programme!
Participating food & beverage outlets offer free Kids meals throughout the entire holiday! The Terms and Conditions differ between each participating store.
Dates for Kids Eat Free programmes will be published here and on the What's On page so keep checking back for details!
THINGS TO DO
Enjoy our Public Art
St Pancras International is home to a lot of beautiful public art, so why not enjoy it all with your children? Located on the Grand Terrace you will find our Lovers statue, depicting a couple reuniting (or saying goodbye?), a statue of John Betjeman (St Pancras’ saviour) and don’t forget to look up and enjoy our current Terrace Wires project and our famous Dent clock.
Discover the work of Betjeman
Saved from demolition by John Betjeman, a famous poet, St Pancras International now has a rich association with the world of poetry. It houses the Betjeman Poetry Prize every year and quotes from some of Betjeman’s work is scattered across the Grand Terrace. See if you can find them all!
St Pancras International is so much more than just a train station. Thousands of visitors come to St Pancras every year, and do not get on a train! With a rich diversity of shops and restaurants, why not treat yourself and your little special one to some new clothes, a new toy or a delicious treat?!
Watch the arrival and departure of trains
With hundreds of trains arriving and departing St Pancras International everyday it can be a real treat to young train enthusiasts! From our Grand Terrace you have a great view of a number of our platforms and can welcome or wave off the crowds.
Explore the UK and Europe
With connections across the UK and to mainland Europe, St Pancras International is the gateway to loads of beautiful and fascinating destinations that are waiting to be discovered! Why not hop aboard and go on an adventure?!
You cannot deny the beauty of St Pancras International, inside and out, so amaze your child’s eyes and show them the magnificence of this famous London landmark and attraction! From our exterior Neo-Gothic façade, to our once record breaking roof – make sure you look all around this exquisite station!
Enjoy our pianos
When walking through St Pancras International it is impossible not to enjoy the music that regular visitors play to the crowds. Stand and enjoy an impromptu performance, or why not have a go yourself and become the latest entertainment in the station!
Check out our Event Calendar
St Pancras International has a very busy calendar holding events, activities and competitions that everyone can enjoy. Check out what we have going on at the moment and come and take part!
In February 2016, Elton John shocked the crowds within the station with a surprise performance in our Arcade. Afterwards he signed and donated the piano to St Pancras International and it is on show and available for you to play.
Explore a movie and television set
It is highly likely you’re little one might recognise St Pancras International from the world of film and television! If you’re a fan of Harry Potter make sure you take them outside and view the exterior of the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel – they might recognise it from when Harry and Ron flew past it in their famous blue Ford Anglia!